Deputy manager, Kishori.

Kishori is Deputy Manager and a trainer in a residential care home. Find out more about her journey into the care sector.

I feel proud and happy to have this opportunity.

Kishori’s medical background as a Registered Nurse in her home country of India meant she was ideally placed to bring her skills, experience and knowledge to the sector. She was keen to progress in the care sector in the UK.

As well as delivering her day-to-day role, Kishori has engaged in numerous training opportunities to further her skills and career.

“I feel both proud and happy to have had this opportunity to work and progress in the residential home. During my career to date I have completed a Level 3 NVQ in Health and Social care and I have almost completed the Level 5 Leadership and Management Diploma.”

She is also an integral part of the team when it comes to development and training, having completed a ‘train the trainer’ course in six topics. She also works as one of the registered trainers for the care home’s approved training centre.

My workplace is like a second home.

“The residents here are such a big part of my life, the bond that is created with someone you care for is really special, my workplace is like a second home.

“I want to continue to learn and progress in this sector, which I love being part of.”

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